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Easter Egg Hunt 2019 Answers

Imported cabbageworm butterfly (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

If you've been in suspense all week, wait no longer. Here are the answers to this year's Easter egg hunt! Let us know how you did in the comments below. And be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!   1. Brown Garden...

Posted on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 8:00 AM
Tags: beneficial (10), Easter (5), eggs (4), hunt (4), insect (6), pest (71), pest management (16), UC IPM (214)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Easter Egg Hunt 2019

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It's time for our second annual Easter Egg hunt! Can you guess which pests laid the eggs pictured below? These pests may already be hiding in your backyard or garden. Leave a comment with your guesses. Answers will be posted at the end of the...

Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 8:39 AM
Tags: beneficial (10), Easter (5), eggs (4), hunt (4), insect (6), pest (71), pest management (16), UC IPM (214)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Don't Let Yellowjackets Spoil Your Summer

Adult western yellowjacket. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

Yellowjackets have a well-deserved reputation for being aggressive since they often sting when defending their nests or when they encounter people while out scavenging for food.  This time of year, yellowjacket colony populations are increasing,...

Posted on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Tags: beneficial (10), paper wasps (1), pest (71), stings (4), UC IPM (214), yellowjackets (6)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Easter Egg Hunt Answers

Harlequin bug. (Photo: Jack Kelly Clark)

Yesterday we posted an “Easter egg hunt” challenge, and as promised, here are the adult insects and spiders with their matching eggs or egg cases pictured. How did you do? We welcome your feedback, so please sign in and post a comment below...

Posted on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Tags: beneficial (10), bug (6), Easter (5), egg (10), hunt (4), insect (6), pest (71), spider (21), UC IPM (214)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Easter Egg Hunt

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Easter often brings to mind colorful eggs hiding in the landscape for children to find. At UC IPM, we thought you'd want to know about eggs already hiding in your yard: insect and spider eggs! Many insects and spiders have strangely shaped and colorful...

Posted on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 9:13 AM
Tags: beneficial (10), Easter (5), eggs (4), hunt (4), insect (6), pest (71), UC IPM (214)

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